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American International College
Springfield, MA
American International, founded in 1885, is a private college of liberal arts and professional education. Its 58-acre campus is located in Springfield, 90 miles west of Boston.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 1,424
   Women 860 (60.4%)
   Men 564 (39.6%)
Graduate Students 1,963
Entrance Difficulty Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate 69% of 1,906 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 2.85
SAT Math 382-500 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 380-490 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 16-22 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests X      
Essay     X  
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance $49,355
  Tuition and Fees $33,200
  Room and Board $13,490
Average Percent of Need Met 72%
Average Freshman Award $26,137
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 74
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 20% of classes
10-19 students: 30% of classes
20-29 students: 32% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 4% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Springfield Population 153,703
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 80% of freshmen, 50% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division II
Mascot Yellow Jackets
Sororities 1% of women participate
Fraternities 1% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.2% Asian
25.6% Black/African-American
16.7% Hispanic/Latino
2.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.7% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
39.9% White
13.4% Unknown
International Students 3.5% from 20 countries
First-Year Students Returning 69.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 29.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 74%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 25.0%